If you have been diagnosed with sleep apnea, your ear, nose, and throat (ENT) specialist may have recommended using a CPAP machine to help you breathe more easily while you sleep. If you are tired of sleeping with this device and would like a better way to treat sleep apnea, you might want to consider getting snoring surgery. Here are several things to know about this. Is snoring surgery only for sleep apnea?
16 November 2016
Treatment for thyroid cancer depends on the size, location, and number of tumors as well as how quickly a tumor may grow and spread to lymph nodes, the lungs, or the liver. Your age, physical stamina, and other existing health problems all play a role in the type of treatment your doctor will recommend. Knowing what types of treatments are available and the side effects each may cause can help you choose the cancer-treatment option or combination of treatments that are right for your particular case.
4 November 2016
If you wear hearing aids, you'll probably expect them to work exactly the same every time you have them in. There are, however, certain situations that may affect your hearing, and consequently, change the way your hearing appliances work. Here are three things that may impair the functionality of your hearing aids, and what you can do about them: Aspirin If you take aspirin, you may develop temporary or permanent hearing problems.
4 November 2016
If you have suffered from chronic allergies for several years and are tired of taking medications for them, you may want to consider using immunotherapy. This is a type of treatment that can help drastically for allergy sufferers, and it often begins with some tests that will help determine what you are allergic to. Here are three things to know about immunotherapy. What is it? Immunotherapy is a form of treatment for allergies that involves getting shots.
26 September 2016